Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 77 64
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 64 88 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.32% 3.90% 4.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.25% 11.55% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 54 94 86
Gloucestershire median annual salary £25,000 £39,525 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.75% +4.01% +20.63%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,000 £18,000
90th Percentile £53,225 £55,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +4.84%

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 449 762 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 30.34% 33.76% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 374 625 498
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,625 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +1 21 £25,000 -44.44% 3
Stroud - 18 £23,000 - 1
Gloucester -11 15 £42,500 -
Cinderford - 2 £26,500 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (90.63%) Windows Server
3 49 (76.56%) VMware
4 44 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (65.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 41 (64.06%) Active Directory
7 28 (43.75%) Microsoft
8 27 (42.19%) Windows 8
9 26 (40.63%) MS Exchange
10 23 (35.94%) Windows 10
10 23 (35.94%) Office 365
11 22 (34.38%) Microsoft Office
12 21 (32.81%) Windows 7
13 19 (29.69%) Exchange Server 2013
13 19 (29.69%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (26.56%) Apple
14 17 (26.56%) Hyper-V
15 14 (21.88%) Cisco
16 13 (20.31%) Mac OS X
16 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2010
17 12 (18.75%) SQL
18 11 (17.19%) SAN
19 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
19 10 (15.63%) Linux
20 9 (14.06%) SharePoint
20 9 (14.06%) Firewall
21 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
21 8 (12.50%) Advertising
21 8 (12.50%) Degree
21 8 (12.50%) CRM

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (40.63%) MS Exchange
2 19 (29.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (14.06%) SharePoint
5 7 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.69%) SAS
7 2 (3.13%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.56%) Apache
8 1 (1.56%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (1.56%) IIS
8 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (34.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (35.94%) Office 365
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (6.25%) SoftLayer
5 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) SAN
2 9 (14.06%) Firewall
3 6 (9.38%) LAN
3 6 (9.38%) WAN
3 6 (9.38%) Wireless
4 4 (6.25%) DHCP
5 3 (4.69%) Skype
6 2 (3.13%) DNS
6 2 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.13%) VoIP
6 2 (3.13%) VSAN
7 1 (1.56%) BGP
7 1 (1.56%) FTP
7 1 (1.56%) HTTP
7 1 (1.56%) ICMP
7 1 (1.56%) SSH
7 1 (1.56%) SSL
7 1 (1.56%) Telnet
7 1 (1.56%) VLAN
7 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (10.94%) RDBMS
3 7 (10.94%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
1 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 8 (12.50%) Advertising
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Analyst
1 16 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 13 (20.31%) Desktop Analyst
2 13 (20.31%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 13 (20.31%) Support Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Windows Support Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) IT Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.25%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 4 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (6.25%) IT Technician
6 4 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Customer Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Junior
7 3 (4.69%) Junior Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) .NET
2 7 (10.94%) Ajax
2 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
2 7 (10.94%) CSS
2 7 (10.94%) HTML
2 7 (10.94%) jQuery
2 7 (10.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) iPad
2 5 (7.81%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.25%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (4.69%) Cybercrime
5 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (90.63%) Windows Server
3 44 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (42.19%) Windows 8
5 23 (35.94%) Windows 10
6 21 (32.81%) Windows 7
7 13 (20.31%) Mac OS X
8 10 (15.63%) Linux
9 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (6.25%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.56%) CentOS
11 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.56%) Solaris
11 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.50%) CRM
2 7 (10.94%) ITIL
2 7 (10.94%) MVC
2 7 (10.94%) Time Management
3 6 (9.38%) Information Security
4 5 (7.81%) DevOps
5 4 (6.25%) Migration
5 4 (6.25%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (6.25%) Project Management
6 3 (4.69%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.69%) OOP
6 3 (4.69%) SIEM
7 2 (3.13%) Presales
7 2 (3.13%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (1.56%) High Availability
8 1 (1.56%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.56%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.56%) Proactive Management
8 1 (1.56%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.75%) SQL
2 8 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 7 (10.94%) C#
3 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.38%) C
5 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.56%) Perl
6 1 (1.56%) PHP
6 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.50%) Degree
3 6 (9.38%) DV Cleared
3 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.81%) CCNA
4 5 (7.81%) CCNP
4 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.69%) HNC
5 3 (4.69%) HND
6 2 (3.13%) MCITP
6 2 (3.13%) MCSE
6 2 (3.13%) MCTS
6 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.56%) CCA
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (65.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (64.06%) Active Directory
3 17 (26.56%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.94%) vSphere
5 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.13%) XenApp
6 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.56%) Docker
7 1 (1.56%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) SCCM
2 3 (4.69%) WSUS
3 2 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.13%) OpenView
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.56%) Control-M
4 1 (1.56%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.56%) Nagios
4 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.56%) PowerCLI
4 1 (1.56%) Puppet
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.56%) SCOM
4 1 (1.56%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 49 (76.56%) VMware
2 28 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 17 (26.56%) Apple
4 14 (21.88%) Cisco
5 7 (10.94%) Citrix
6 6 (9.38%) Symantec
7 4 (6.25%) Adobe
7 4 (6.25%) AVG
7 4 (6.25%) Meraki
7 4 (6.25%) Veeam
8 2 (3.13%) F5
8 2 (3.13%) HP
8 2 (3.13%) Intel
8 2 (3.13%) Lotus
9 1 (1.56%) CommVault
9 1 (1.56%) Dell
9 1 (1.56%) IBM
9 1 (1.56%) Juniper
9 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.56%) Sophos